Pastel slime


Slime is a super fun and easy craft to make with the kids, to hop on the slime making train we have a recipe for pastel slime.

Elmer’s pastel slime

Level: easy

What you’ll need

  • 1/2 tablespoon of baking soda
  • 1 tablespoon of contact lens solution
  • 4 fl oz ‘Elmer’ White School Glue x 3
  • Food colouring Yellow, Pink and Blue
  • Foam Beads


Step 1

Pour the 3 bottles of a 4oz Elmers School Glue into 3 bowls.

Step 2

Add 1/4 tablespoon of baking soda into each bowl and mix thoroughly.

Step 3

After mixing, add your food colouring to each bowl until you get the colour you want.

Step 4

Add 1 tablespoon of contact lens solution.

Step 5

Mix until mixtures get harder to mix and slime begins to form.

Step 6

Take the slime out and begin kneading with both of your hands. Repeat for each colour. If needed, add 1/4 tablespoon contact lens solution to make the slime less sticky.

Step 7

To combine hold each slime up high and let it stretch out. Once all 3 are long enough, intertwine each one to create a mixed rainbow slime!

Step 8

Add in foam beads and mix through with your hands.

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